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The PX4 Rack PDU - Technology That Transforms Rack Power Distribution

Nicholas Polk
June 1, 2023

The ability to innovate, streamline operations, and maximize efficiency is critical to success, and data center professionals must leverage the latest technology to outperform expectations. The all-new PX4 Rack PDU is a cutting-edge solution that offers a range of features designed to help data center professionals gain a competitive edge. The PX4 is more than just a rack power distribution unit. It is a unified rack PDU that provides forward-thinking tools and insights to solve ever-evolving infrastructure challenges. It facilitates power management, environmental monitoring, network security, capacity planning, change management, and much more. 

A crucial feature of the PX4 is the Enhanced Security Suite. With built-in security features such as SSL encryption, secure firmware updates, and user authentication controls, data center professionals can rest assured that their critical infrastructure is protected against unauthorized access and cyber threats. This feature is vital in today's increasingly connected world, where cyber-attacks are becoming more common and sophisticated. In fact, according to an Uptime Institute survey, 60% of data center operators reported experiencing a security breach or attempted breach in the past year.  

The Xerus Technology Platform combines hardware, software, and communication technologies embedded in all Raritan power solutions, including the PX4 Rack PDU. It offers interoperability with third-party systems and connects to a whole ecosystem of accessories, including environment monitoring, asset management, and physical access control sensors and accessories. 

Raritan offers an Advanced Custom Engineering service for data centers that require a rack PDU with advanced customization options. This service allows data center professionals to design a power distribution solution that meets their needs. Whether it's a unique power outlet configuration or specialized power monitoring capabilities, the Raritan Advanced Custom Engineering service ensures businesses can tailor their rack power infrastructure to their exact specifications. 

The PX4 Rack PDU is a powerful, forward-thinking tool that can help businesses outperform. If you want to optimize your data center equipment, the PX4 Rack PDU is the ideal solution. Learn how the PX4 Rack PDU can help you stay ahead of the competition with the power of forward-thinking here.